byBouilly, Jean Nicolas, 1763-1842; Hall, S. C., Mrs., 1800-1881; Jerram, Mrs. (Jane Elizabeth Holmes)
The holidays / Jane Taylor -- The diamond / Jane E. Holmes -- What is death / Mrs. Gilman -- The foster sisters -- The lady-bug and the ant / Mrs. Sigourney -- Nursery discipline / related by Miss Fanny H. -- The hand-post / Jane Taylor -- The gipsey / related by Miss Harriett S. -- The milkmaid -- Prince Chao Kang -- Immortality -- The arm chair -- Emblems -- The louis d'or / J. N. Bouilly -- Early rising -- Little ears / Mrs. S. C. Hall -- The mother tried / Mrs. S. C. Hall Topics: Children's stories, Children's poetry
Half olive brown sheep and nonpareil marbled paper over boards; red sprinkled edges. "Bound by Edward Jordan of Boston"--annotation, in pencil, on fly-leaf. Ex libris Elvah Karshner. Inscribed "M. Isabella Stone" on fly-leaf. Title on spine: Days of my childhood. With: The good child's own book on moral and instructive stories / by Uncle Philip. New York : Cozans, 1856. Imperfect copy = cover and imprint information wanting. Illustrations are hand-colored Topics: Brothers and sisters, Conduct of life
byJohnson, R. (Richard), 1733 or 4-1793; Berquin, M. (Arnaud), 1747-1791; Bewick, John, 1760-1795
Ernestus and Fragilis -- Juvenile tyranny conquered -- The book of nature -- The unexpected reformation -- The recompense of virtue -- The pleasures of contentment -- The happy effects of Sunday schools on the morals of the rising generation -- The happy villager -- The indolent beauty -- An oriental tale -- Generosity rewarded -- An evening vision -- The anxieties of royalty -- The generous punishment -- Female courage properly considered -- The beautiful statue -- Dorcas and Amarillas -- The... Topic: Children
byJohnson, R. (Richard), 1733 or 4-1793; Bewick, John, 1760-1795; Cooper, Charles; Berquin, M. (Arnaud), 1747-1791
Copy 1: Modern binding: Hair-vein marbled paper over boards, with orange leather label on spine. Ex libris The Olive Percival Collection of Children's Books Topics: Children, Children -- Conduct of life
Weedon, M.J.P. Richard Johnson and the successors to John Newbery (The Library, 5th ser., v. 4, no. 1, June 1949, 25-63) Topics: America -- Discovery and exploration Spanish, America -- Early accounts to 1600, Peru -- History...
A Court of Justice, composed of students, is instituted in a school for the purpose of trying offenses committed by the students Topics: Trials (Malicious mischief), Discipline of children, Jury, Children -- Conduct of life
Weedon, M.J.P. Richard Johnson and the successors to John Newbery (The Library, 5th ser., v. 4, no. 1, June 1949, 25-63) Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Voyages, Imaginary, Orphans, Guardian angels, Africa, North -- Juvenile...